CO.BRA welcomes research cooperations at all academic levels (Bachelor, Master, and PhD students). We offer interesting modern scientific topics in the fields of automated biomonitoring, including field and laboratory studies. Our research is focussed on biodiversity of the Pantanal wetlands in Mato Grosso, Brazil.

CO.BRA also invites Post-Docs and Senior Researchers, working in similar scientific areas, to join our international research unit.

For further information please contact Prof. Dr. Marinez I. Marques <>.

Opportunities 2015 / 2016

We look for cooperations in the fields of (1) automated digital image processing and identification (Giant Anteater, Myrmecophaga tridactyla) and (2) developement of apps for education and science. Interested? Please contact K.-L. Schuchmann, project coordinator,

Scientific Cooperations 2014

Johannes Ferdinand, a professional German bird photographer ( and a specialist in South American birds joined our research group documenting photographically our field and laboratory activities for articles published in a wide range of scientific and popular print-media.